Research

Clinical Trials
The NYU Langone Weight Loss Program actively participates in clinical trials that help advance the practice of weight-loss medicine.

Surgery for Adolescents
NYU is currently conducting a clinical trial comparing the benefits of gastric banding surgery with that of gastric bypass surgery in adolescents. NYU is one of only two institutions allowed to perform gastric banding surgery on this patient population.

Publications
Articles written by our weight-loss surgeons, Dr. George Fielding and Dr. Christine Ren-Fielding